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Center for Energy Studies Project Wins U.S. Department of the Interior Award

The U. S. Department of the Interior has selected the LSU Center for Energy Studies project, “History of the Offshore Oil and Gas Industry in Southern Louisiana,” as the winner of its Cooperative Conservation Award, which recognizes achievements in collaborative activities among a diverse range of groups, including federal, state, local, and tribal governments, private for-profit and not-for-profit institutions, other non-governmental entities, and individuals.

CES Hosts Greater Baton Rouge Clean Cities Coalition with DNR, DOE

The Center for Energy Studies is working in partnership with the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources and the U. S. Department of Energy to support the efforts of the Greater Baton Rouge Clean Cities Coalition.

Louisiana Geological Survey to Continue Surface Geologic Mapping of State

The Louisiana Geological Survey (LGS) has received a grant for $141,983 in funding from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) for surface geologic mapping in Louisiana for fiscal year 2010 as part of the STATEMAP component of the National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program. Originally begun in the early 1990s, STATEMAP projects are conducted in annual cooperative agreements with the USGS.

Win a bike! Make an Impact!

LSU Center for Energy Studies to co-host energy efficiency workshop with Entergy, Pew Center, America’s WETLAND Foundation
Thursday, 19 November 2009, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

DOE Funds Industry-LGS Partnership for Geothermal Research

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded three research projects totaling $672,799 to the Louisiana Geological Survey through industry-university partnerships.

Center for Energy Studies Examines the Economic Importance of the Port of Venice

Timely investment in the Port of Venice could elevate it into a significant world-class offshore oil and gas service port along the Louisiana Gulf Coast, according to a report released by the LSU Center for Energy Studies (CES).

CES Scholarships Awarded

The LSU Center for Energy Studies is pleased to announce the Fall 2009 recipients of the Robert R. Brooksher /LMOGA Scholarship and the first F. Malcolm Hood Scholarship.

Discovery Channel News Cites Louisiana Geological Survey Research

The work of Louisiana Geological Survey research associate Paul Heinrich was recently cited in two Discovery Channel website news articles...

Energy Workshop

Can Louisiana Make a Buck after Climate Change Legislation?
21 August 2009

The Carbon Emissions Continuum: From Production to Consumption

Jones Walker Hosts Carbon Capture Breakfast Briefing
23 July 2009, LSU Energy, Coast & Environment Bldg.

CES Research Note

Econometric modeling of deepwater petroleum exploration and development operations in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico by Wumi Iledare, Professor of Petroleum Economics and Policy Research Click here to view the note directly.

Brooksher Scholarship Recipients Announced

CES awards Brooksher/LMOGA Scholarship to geology junior and senior.

SPE Awards Iledare

The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) has honored Wumi Iledare with SPE Regional Technical Award for Management and Information (Africa).

The Compelling Case for Natural Gas Vehicles (NGV)

A Comprehensive One-Day Workshop for Public and Private Fleet Operators and Clean-Air/Clean-Transportation Policymakers
22 January 2009, Shreveport Convention Center
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